Meta launches pay-for-verification subscription service for Facebook and Instagram in US

New York CNN  —  Facebook and Instagram users in the United States will soon be able to pay to get a coveted blue check on their account. Read moreIn Epic…

Secret Service Will Decide If Trump Will Be Handcuffed After Indictment

The Secret Service will take the lead after an indictment is delivered to Trump and they will decide if he will be handcuffed. Video: “We are learning that the Manhattan…

Baidu stock rebounds after falling sharply in wake of demo of ERNIE chatbot, its ChatGPT-style service

Hong Kong CNN  —  Shares in Chinese search giant Baidu rebounded sharply a day after it unveiled ERNIE Bot, its answer to the ChatGPT craze. Its stock soared 14.3% on…

Kate Middleton Wears Sparkling Red Christmas Gown For the Together At Christmas Service

The Princess of Wales has offered her followers a preview of her Christmas carol service to air on ITV on December 15. Kate Middleton was dressed festively for the occasion…

Google to merge mapping service Waze with maps products teams

Reuters  —  Google said on Thursday it will merge teams working on mapping service Waze and products like Google Maps, effective Dec. 9, in a bid to consolidate processes. Read…

US Secret Service accuses Chinese government-linked hackers of stealing $20 million in Covid relief

CNN  —  Chinese government-linked hackers have stolen at least $20 million in US government coronavirus relief funds, a US Secret Service spokesperson told CNN Monday – the first time the…

We tried Apple’s new SOS tool for when you don’t have cell service

CNN Business  —  When Apple announced at its closely-watched September product launch event that it would soon introduce an Emergency SOS feature powered by a network of satellites orbiting above…

The 1/6 Committee Is Interviewing The Secret Service Agents In Trump’s Motorcade

The 1/6 Committee is interviewing the Secret Service agents who were in Trump’s motorcade on the day of the Capitol attack. CNN reported: Friday’s interview, which has not been previously…

Trump’s company charged Secret Service ‘exorbitant’ hotel rates to protect the first family, House committee report says

CNN  —  The Trump Organization charged the Secret Service “exorbitant rates” – upwards of $1.4 million over four years – to protect the former President and his family at properties…

January 6 committee asks Secret Service for information about contacts between agents and Oath Keeper members

CNN  —  Investigators with the House select committee probing the January 6, 2021, attack on the US Capitol have asked the United States Secret Service for information about contacts between…